Shows, selfies, and summer.
A new generation of largely Dublin rappers is taking aim at political inequalities and the stereotypes holding their scene back.
How cheap compilation CDs helped revive a genre.
Looking back at the soft, bizarre censorship in a post-9/11 world, including songs by Elton John, AC/DC, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and more.
A decade ago, Weezy's string of releases reimagined what rap could be, and created a blueprint musicians are still following today.
The artist and photographer is one of the most influential people in counterculture. A nod from Frank Ocean doesn't hurt, either.
There's a new generation of ax-slingers celebrating female sexuality with hot licks and explicit lyrics, and I'm here for it.
As beat leasing becomes a common practice, artists gain independence, but what is lost?
New York photographer Darin Mickey provided us with a bit of existentialism.
The self-made 25-year-old DJ is poised to become one of the biggest names in contemporary dance music, as well as a one-woman art factory.
Writer Luc Sante, photographer Shaquille Dunbar, and more helped make our Music issue.
The 19-year-old London MC is an accomplished pianist who's already caught the attention of Drake, but he's not really concerned with any of that.